Director of Business Operations
Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA 19103
Title: Director of Business Operations
Company: Philadelphia-based start-up luxury fashion handbags and accessories
Location: Ardmore, PA
A Philadelphia-based start-up luxury fashion accessories company looking to hire an ambitious Director of Business Operations to build out fundamental business infrastructure and maximize the company’s operating capabilities during a period of accelerating growth. The DBO will collaborate with the CEO to execute business strategies, will directly oversee supply chain and production, and will coordinate closely with the Finance function to help ensure continuous improvement on product costs and overall operating efficiencies.
Key Job Responsibilities:
- Help CEO Build streamlined operation to support high customer satisfaction and loyalty.
- Manage supply chain delivery to ensure product quality and efficiency.
- Oversee production and ensure timely delivery of all customer orders.
- Develop and implement processes for documentation and tracking of components and finished goods.
- Oversee daily financial operations and processes.
- 5+ years (or 3+ and an MBA) successfully managing financial, selling or manufacturing operations of a complex business entity.
- Strong understanding of technical aspects of wholesale transactions and retail selling environment.
- Strong understanding of vendor relationships and management requirements.
- Strong financial and forecasting acumen.
- Excellent communication skills.
- Consumer product and/or Fashion industry experience a plus.
- Math, Statistics, Engineering, Finance, Accounting or Business education a plus.
Required Technical Skills
- Microsoft Suite: PowerPoint, Excel, Word, etc.
- Finance/Accounting tools like QuickBooks, NetSuite, etc.